Women on the Warpath, ca. 1943
National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 93633 / Local Identifier FC-FC-4502 - Women on the Warpath, ca. 1943 - Ford Motor Company. DVD copied by IASL Master Scanner Katie Filbert. -
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April 9, 2011
Women workers at Willow Run
Opens with shots of the Ford Rouge plant in Dearborn, Michigan, then shots of the Willow Run B-24 Liberator bomber plant in Ypsilanti, Michigan.
FoMoCo's tribute to the women workers who heard the call and volunteered with the military or industry to contribute to the allied war effort, especially in the Detroit area.
Many scenes of women building B-24's. Also shows the plant cafeteria, library, training classes, and B-24's in flight.
Willow Run closed in 2010.